STOCKTON, CA - Missing 13-year-old Tom Phanin was found dead in the Calaveras River on Friday, May 27, according to police. Preliminary reports determined the cause of death was drowning.
Stockton Police spokesman Pete Smith said there were no signs of foul play in the discovery.
Phanin was reported missing on May 21, 2011 when he was last seen leaving home for a carnival on east March Lane in Stockton. Smith said the boy had no history of running away from home.